Workforce Development staff at the Maple Building Grand Opening

Our Team

Our team of professionals is dedicated to serving the businesses and industries of Buncombe and Madison counties. A-B Tech Community College is committed to providing learning opportunities to promote economic and workforce development.  Call us for more information at (828) 398-7921.

Kevin Kimrey

Kevin Kimrey, Director, Economic and Workforce Development, brings over 28 years of industry training and development experience to AB Tech. He served as Customized Training Services Director for Surry Community College in Dobson, NC. He managed customized training projects ranging from leadership and continuous improvement, to safety and technical training, and was certified as an ACT job Profiler.

The team also includes:
John Erwin, Advanced Manufacturing Coordinator
Andy McNeal, Lead Instructor, Aerospace Manufacturing
David Rogers, Customized Training Coordinator
Daniel Mancuso, Lead Instructor, Advanced Manufacturing
Debbie Cromwell, Workplace Learning Coordinator
Liz Jones, Economic & Workforce Development Specialist
Rebecca Caldwell, Career Readiness Specialist